"What we're trying to do is provide the solid data, together with the satellites, that will tell us how the atmosphere is changing"
Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
By Joseph E. Stiglitz, Recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 2001 and Professor at Columbia University
NEW YORK – Every
The US economy is even more buoyant than initially thought, according to the latest official figures for the third quarter (Q3) of this year.
The US Federal Reserve has raised interest rates the first time this year and the second time in a decade.
The Federal Reserve's policy meeting is expected to end with a 0.25 percent interest rate rise, but all eyes are on Donald Trump to see how he reacts.
Better than expected GDP and Income data from US suggest Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in December.
Tom Price, an outspoken critic of Obamacare, has been confirmed as the next US Health and Human Services Secretary.
With the US election behind them, Americans headed to the malls for some retail therapy on Black Friday.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen says Donald Trump's election has done nothing to change the Federal Reserve's plans for a rate increase "relatively soon".
Strong US retail sales in October indicate sustained economic strength, which could prompt the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next month.
As expected, the Federal Reserve has kept interest rates unchanged and reinforced expectations for higher borrowing costs in December.
The US Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting is expected to keep interest rates unchanged but set the stage for a hike in December.
The US economy grew at its fastest pace in two years in the third quarter - up 2.9 percent - helped by a surge in exports.
AT&T thinks its proposed mega-merger with media and entertainment group Time Warner can be tweeked so would not be blocked by competition regulators.
In Business Line we assess the debate in which the presidential candidates clashed over trade, taxes and how to remake the US economy.
Wall Street was lower on Monday, ahead of the first debate between Clinton and Trump, with investors concerned about how close the race is.
Janet Yellen, the head of the US central bank, has defended it against accusations from Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump saying: "The Federal Reserve is not politically compromised".
The US federal government has temporarily halted a controversial oil pipeline in North Dakota, moments after a judge approved the project.
US employment growth slowed more than expected in August to 151,000, probably ruling out an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve this month.
New data show economic growth in the US was slightly more tepid than initially thought in the second quarter – offsetting a spurt in consumer spending.